The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 6 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Linux 59 78 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.07% 17.07% 11.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.88% 47.85% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 47
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,900 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,620 £54,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
160 163 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.02% 35.67% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 107
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region.

Linux Salary Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Linux Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 75 (48.08%) UNIX
2 62 (39.74%) Windows
3 49 (31.41%) Degree
4 45 (28.85%) Firewall
5 41 (26.28%) Oracle
6 39 (25.00%) VMware
7 37 (23.72%) SQL
8 34 (21.79%) TCP/IP
9 32 (20.51%) Computer Science
10 29 (18.59%) WAN
11 27 (17.31%) C++
12 26 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 25 (16.03%) Cisco
13 25 (16.03%) MySQL
14 24 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 24 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 24 (15.38%) Oracle Database
15 23 (14.74%) VMware ESX
15 23 (14.74%) C
15 23 (14.74%) LAN
16 22 (14.10%) Java
16 22 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 21 (13.46%) MS Exchange
18 20 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
19 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
19 18 (11.54%) Relational Database
19 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (11.54%) Web Services
20 17 (10.90%) Hyper-V

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (9.62%) Tomcat
3 15 (9.62%) JBoss
4 10 (6.41%) Apache
5 5 (3.21%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.64%) WordPress
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.64%) Node.js
6 1 (0.64%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 6 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 12 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 12 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 45 (28.85%) Firewall
2 34 (21.79%) TCP/IP
3 29 (18.59%) WAN
4 23 (14.74%) LAN
5 15 (9.62%) SAN
6 13 (8.33%) SSL
7 12 (7.69%) HTTP
7 12 (7.69%) OpenVPN
8 11 (7.05%) Kerberos
8 11 (7.05%) LDAP
8 11 (7.05%) FTP
9 8 (5.13%) Internet
9 8 (5.13%) Network Security
10 7 (4.49%) MPLS
10 7 (4.49%) OSPF
10 7 (4.49%) BGP
11 6 (3.85%) DNS
11 6 (3.85%) WLAN
11 6 (3.85%) NAS
11 6 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.03%) MySQL
2 24 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 18 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 15 (9.62%) Oracle Exadata
5 12 (7.69%) Redis
5 12 (7.69%) Essbase
5 12 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 12 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (5.77%) OLTP
6 9 (5.77%) OLAP
6 9 (5.77%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) JUnit
2 5 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.56%) GNU Toolchain
4 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.28%) Hudson
5 1 (0.64%) Ant
5 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.64%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.64%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.64%) Introscope
5 1 (0.64%) Subversion
5 1 (0.64%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (8.97%) Retail
2 3 (1.92%) Legal
3 2 (1.28%) Advertising
3 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.28%) Finance
3 2 (1.28%) German Language
4 1 (0.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (30.13%) Support Engineer
2 30 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 20 (12.82%) Technical Support
3 20 (12.82%) Technical Support Engineer
3 20 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
4 17 (10.90%) Architect
5 16 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (8.97%) DBA
7 13 (8.33%) Graduate
8 12 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (7.69%) Linux Support
8 12 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
8 12 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (7.05%) Developer
10 10 (6.41%) Consultant
11 9 (5.77%) Integration Engineer
12 8 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.54%) Web Services
2 14 (8.97%) J2EE
3 12 (7.69%) HTML
4 10 (6.41%) Servlets
4 10 (6.41%) CSS
5 9 (5.77%) JDBC
5 9 (5.77%) J2SE
6 7 (4.49%) XML
7 6 (3.85%) JSP
7 6 (3.85%) .NET
7 6 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.85%) jQuery
7 6 (3.85%) JPA
8 5 (3.21%) Spring
9 4 (2.56%) POSIX
10 2 (1.28%) SOAP
10 2 (1.28%) HTML5
11 1 (0.64%) REST
11 1 (0.64%) CSS3
11 1 (0.64%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.05%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.77%) Data Structures
4 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.49%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.92%) Replication
7 3 (1.92%) IPTV
7 3 (1.92%) Open Source
8 1 (0.64%) Physics
8 1 (0.64%) Statistics
8 1 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 75 (48.08%) UNIX
2 62 (39.74%) Windows
3 24 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.62%) Solaris
7 14 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (7.69%) Amazon Linux
9 7 (4.49%) Android
9 7 (4.49%) Debian
9 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
10 5 (3.21%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.92%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.28%) CentOS
13 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.64%) SUSE
13 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 14 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (7.69%) ITIL
5 11 (7.05%) TOGAF
6 10 (6.41%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.77%) Performance Management
7 9 (5.77%) Data Mapping
7 9 (5.77%) Workflow
7 9 (5.77%) Validation
7 9 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.13%) ETL
9 7 (4.49%) OO
9 7 (4.49%) Network Design
9 7 (4.49%) Software Testing
10 6 (3.85%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.85%) Product Management
10 6 (3.85%) Network Management
10 6 (3.85%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.72%) SQL
2 27 (17.31%) C++
3 23 (14.74%) C
4 22 (14.10%) Java
5 13 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 12 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 12 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.49%) Perl
7 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.85%) Python
9 4 (2.56%) PHP
9 4 (2.56%) Ruby
10 2 (1.28%) Korn
10 2 (1.28%) C#
11 1 (0.64%) PHP5
11 1 (0.64%) Jython
Qualifications
1 49 (31.41%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.21%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.56%) CCNA
6 2 (1.28%) ISEB
7 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.64%) CCDA
7 1 (0.64%) PhD
7 1 (0.64%) CCIE
7 1 (0.64%) CCIP
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.64%) RHCE
7 1 (0.64%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.74%) VMware ESX
3 20 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (10.90%) Hyper-V
5 11 (7.05%) NFS
5 11 (7.05%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.92%) KVM
7 1 (0.64%) vSphere
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (8.33%) Nagios
1 13 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (7.69%) logstash
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.92%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.64%) Puppet
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.64%) SCCM
5 1 (0.64%) SCOM
5 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (26.28%) Oracle
2 39 (25.00%) VMware
3 25 (16.03%) Cisco
4 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.69%) HP
5 12 (7.69%) Hyperion
5 12 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 11 (7.05%) IBM
7 10 (6.41%) Juniper
8 8 (5.13%) Sun
9 6 (3.85%) Citrix
9 6 (3.85%) Nokia
9 6 (3.85%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.85%) Symantec
9 6 (3.85%) F5
9 6 (3.85%) Fortinet
10 4 (2.56%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.56%) Dell
11 2 (1.28%) NetApp
11 2 (1.28%) Proofpoint
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